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Mon, 2016-09-19 05:38 AM
WASHINGTON Sept. 14, 2016 OSIsoft, LLC, a global leader in operational intelligence, and Carahsoft Technology Corp., a trusted government IT solutions provider, today announced that OSIsoft’s PI...
Mon, 2016-09-12 07:10 AM

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WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2016 The Office of Justice Programs' (OJP) National Institute of Justice (NIJ) today announced awards of more than $63 million to 132 states and local jurisdictions to increase...
Mon, 2016-09-12 07:04 AM
WASHINGTON Sept. 9, 2016 Cybersecurity will remain as much of a challenge for the next administration as it has been for the current White House, especially in light of the constant barrage of cyber...
Wed, 2016-09-07 09:34 PM
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA Sept. 7, 2016 Global Technical Systems (GTS), headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA., has been granted status as a National Security Agency (NSA) Trusted Integrator for Commercial...
Wed, 2016-09-07 03:19 AM

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NEW YORK A first-of-its-kind lawsuit today opened up a new front in the defense of the Obama administration’s 2014 immigration relief initiatives, known as Deferred Action for Parents of Americans...
Wed, 2016-08-31 04:07 PM

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ALEXANDRIA, VA Aug. 30, 2016 (ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”) today announced it has appointed eight new members to its U.S. Government Advisory Council (USGAC). The diverse group of new council members will...
Wed, 2016-08-31 01:28 AM
SONOMA, CA Aug. 30, 2016 HALTER (Horse & Livestock Team Emergency Response), a Sonoma County-based grassroots initiative, is a recipient of the 2016 FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness...
Wed, 2016-08-31 01:26 AM

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FAIRFAX, VA Aug. 30, 2016 USmax Corporation ("USmax"), a leading provider of Cyber Security, Technical and Physical Security, Information Technology (IT) Infrastructure Management, and Enterprise...
Tue, 2016-08-30 03:23 PM
WASHINGTON Aug. 26, 2016 Amtrak is contracting with Alstom to produce 2`8 next-generation high-speed trainsets that will replace the equipment used to provide Amtrak's premium Acela Express service....
Thu, 2016-08-25 05:55 PM
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA Aug. 25, 2016 MobileIron (NASDAQ:MOBL), the stand-alone EMM leader, and Entrust Datacard, a leader of trusted identity and secure transaction technologies, today announced a...
Thu, 2016-08-25 05:33 PM
DENVER, Aug. 25, 2016 Working to make the nation's highways safer, CH2M has been selected—along with its partners from the Center for Transportation Studies at the University of Minnesota, Pam...
Tue, 2016-08-23 04:00 PM

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WASHINGTON Amtrak announced that it has named Charles W. “Wick” Moorman as its next president and chief executive officer. Moorman, retired chairman, CEO, and president of Norfolk Southern Corp. (NS...

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced drunk driving fatalities decreased from 10,322 in 2012 to 10,076 in 2013. NHTSA also announced that overall traffic fatalities decreased from 33,561 in 2012 to 32,719 in 2013, with 31 percent of all fatalities resulting from a drunk driving crash measured from .08 BAC and above.Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), a nonprofit working to protect families from drunk driving and underage drinking, learned that drunk driving fatalities continued to top 10,000.
The law firm representing ten families -- nine of whom lost family members in the Sandy Hook shooting, along with a teacher who was shot multiple times but survived -- has said they have initiated a lawsuit against the manufacturer, distributor, and seller of the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle used in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. The lawsuit alleges negligence and wrongful death.
The central east coast of Florida is home to one of the largest nesting grounds of loggerhead turtles in the Western hemisphere. Over the period of 31 years, the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge has had an estimated 358,243 turtle nests laid on its beach. This refuge spans some 21 km, of which, 34.5% is publicly owned, 49.8% is residential, 12.6% is commercial, and the remaining 3.1% are small gaps used for public beach access.
Using data from 4,000 U.S. armed services personnel, a forensic anatomist has found that people are more easily and accurately identified by their body measurements than their facial features -- even through clothing.Teghan Lucas, University of Adelaide PhD student, says that “body recognition,” using just eight measurements, can reduce the chance of finding someone with duplicate measurements to one in a quintillion.
With more than 10 million purported attempts to break into Pentagon systems and servers each day, it was not surprising when the White House confirmed that individuals thought to be working for the Russian government attempted to hack its servers.
 

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